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Bloomingdale Asylum Gatehouse

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Title

Bloomingdale Asylum Gatehouse

Subject

Bloomingdale Asylum for the Insane
Buildings
Porter's Lodge
Gatehouse
Photographs

Description

Photograph of the Gatehouse, or Porter's Lodge, built in 1879 at the entrance to the asylum grounds on Broadway (then known as the Boulevard) and close to today's 115th Street.

Source

Cornell: NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center Archives Image Collection, P-01169
Digital image from Open ArtStor: http://search.openlibrary.artstor.org/object/SS7729499_7729499_4942810_CORNELL

Date

1880s-1890s

Rights

Cornell Information: "This image is in the public domain and is believed to have no known U.S. copyright or other restrictions. It is good scholarly practice to cite references. Please credit the Medical Center Archives of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell. For information on our photo reproduction policies please see http://weill.cornell.edu/archives/photographs/ Please provide us the accession number (P number) of the image you are inquiring about when you contact us."

Format

Gelatin silver print 11"x 14"

Type

Still image

Files

Collection

Citation

“Bloomingdale Asylum Gatehouse,” A Digital History of Morningside Heights, accessed September 22, 2020, https://mhdh.library.columbia.edu/items/show/290.